Colleyville, Texas — February 3, 2014 — The NACE/CARS 2014 conference and exposition, North Americaâ€™s largest dedicated auto collision and service repair event, is approaching fast. This yearâ€™s event will be held in Detroit at COBO Center July 30 to August 2, with other industry meetings taking place throughout the week. This event offers more training, education and networking for collision and mechanical repair professionals than ever before.
An early schedule of events includes:
â€¢ Monday, July 28: CEICA, SCRS, NABC and other board meetings and roundtables
â€¢ Tuesday, July 29: CIC quarterly meeting and evening reception
â€¢ Wednesday, July 30: I-CAR annual meeting and gala reception, NACE personal development programs, industry and museum tours, ASA board meeting
â€¢ Thursday, July 31: NACE and CARS conference sessions and exhibition, ALCOA aluminum presentations, Collision Industry Education Foundation annual golf tournament and scholarship fundraiser, industry and museum tours, MSO and Mechanical Symposium receptions, numerous industry receptions
â€¢ Friday, August 1: NACE and CARS conference sessions and exhibition, MSO Symposium, Mechanical Symposium, ALCOA aluminum presentations, industry and museum tours
â€¢ Saturday, August 2: CARS technical conference sessions, industry and museum tours
Numerous hotels will host this exciting event with the Marriott at the Renaissance Center serving as the headquarter hotel. Only a short walk along the river to the convention center or one stop on the motorized People Mover, visitors will find this to be a convenient location.